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World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

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Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

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Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

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Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

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Ansarullah

Ansarullah

A Zaidi Shiite movement operating in Yemen. It seeks to establish a democratic government in Yemen.
Shiite

Shiite

represents the second largest denomination of Islam. Shiites believe Ali (peace be upon him) to be prophet"s successor in the Caliphate.
Resistance

Resistance

Axis of Resistances refers to countries and movements with common political goal, i.e., resisting against Zionist regime, America and other western powers. Iran, Syria, Hezbollah in Lebanon, and Hamas in Palestine are considered as the Axis of Resistance.
Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

A regional political u n i o n consisting of Arab states of the Persian Gulf, except for Iraq.
ISIS Terrorist Group

ISIS Terrorist Group

A terrorist group that fights against Resistance Axis in Syria and Iraq. It was founded & armed by America and its allies covertly.
Taliban

Taliban

Taliban is a Sunni fundamentalist movement in Afghanistan. It was founded by Mohammed Omar in 1994.
  Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism is an extremist pseudo-Sunni movement, which labels non-Wahhabi Muslims as apostates thus paving the way for their bloodshed.
Kurds

Kurds

Kurds are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a region, which spans adjacent parts of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey. They are an Iranian people and speak the Kurdish languages, which form a subgroup of the Northwestern Iranian branch of Iranian languages.
NATO

NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.
Islamic Awakening

Islamic Awakening

Refers to a revival of the Islam throughout the world, that began in 1979 by Iranian Revolution that established an Islamic republic.
Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda

A militant Sunni organization founded by Osama bin Laden at some point between 1988 and 1989
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North, South Korea Exchange Gunfire across Demilitarized Zone
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North, South Korea Exchange Gunfire across Demilitarized Zone

Sunday 3 May 2020
South Korea’s military said Gunshots fired from North Korea struck its guard post on Sunday forcing Seoul’s military to “return fire”.
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China’s March Crude Imports from Saudi Slip, Russia up 31%: Customs
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China’s March Crude Imports from Saudi Slip, Russia up 31%: Customs

Sunday 3 May 2020
China’s March crude oil imports from top supplier Saudi Arabia fell 1.6% from a year earlier, while purchases from No.2 supplier Russia rose 31%, Reuters’ calculations based on customs data showed on Sunday.
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US Provided no Evidence for Claims That Covid-19 Originated in Chinese Lab: WHO
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US Provided no Evidence for Claims That Covid-19 Originated in Chinese Lab: WHO

Tuesday 5 May 2020
The US has provided no evidence to support Donald Trump’s claim that the coronavirus originated in a Chinese lab, The World Health Organization said.
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US Government Fears China will Give Away COVID-19 Vaccine for Free
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US Government Fears China will Give Away COVID-19 Vaccine for Free

Tuesday 5 May 2020
“The coronavirus pandemic is a clear instance in which the whole world shares a common interest in developing and distributing a vaccine.” — Dr. Dean Baker
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China’s Wuhan Reports 5 New Covid-19 Cases
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China’s Wuhan Reports 5 New Covid-19 Cases

Monday 11 May 2020
China’s Wuhan, the original hotspot of the new coronavirus outbreak, has reported five new cases as the number of infections across mainland China has grown slightly.
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Chinese, Indian Forces Scuffle along Disputed Border
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Chinese, Indian Forces Scuffle along Disputed Border

Monday 11 May 2020
Chinese and Indian troops have involved in verbal and physical clashes along the disputed border between the two countries, as a result of which several troops have been injured on both sides.
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China Reimposes Lockdown on Two City as Coronavirus Cases Reimerge
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China Reimposes Lockdown on Two City as Coronavirus Cases Reimerge

Wednesday 13 May 2020
China imposed lockdown on two cities amid a new cluster of coronavirus infections which have sparked fears of an impending second wave sweeping the country.
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China, Russia Reject US Plan to Extend Arms Embargo on Iran
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China, Russia Reject US Plan to Extend Arms Embargo on Iran

Friday 15 May 2020
China and Russia criticized the US for its efforts to extend arms embargo on Iran along with a probable push to trigger a return of all sanctions on the Islamic Republic at the UN Security Council.
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China Envoy to Israeli Regime Found Dead in Tel Aviv Home
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China Envoy to Israeli Regime Found Dead in Tel Aviv Home

Sunday 17 May 2020
China’s envoy to Israeli regime was found dead in his home in a Tel Aviv suburb on Sunday.
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Chinese President Urges Army to Prepare for War
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Chinese President Urges Army to Prepare for War

Wednesday 27 May 2020
Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged the country’s military to “comprehensively” strengthen the training of troops and be prepared for war, as tensions rise between Beijing and a number of other countries.
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Hong Kong Police Arrest 300 Protesting Security Legislation
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Hong Kong Police Arrest 300 Protesting Security Legislation

Wednesday 27 May 2020
Hong Kong Police detained 300 protesters who took to the streets on Wednesday to voice anger over national security legislation proposed by China.
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South Korea ‘Stonewalling’ Iran Attempt to Use Oil Money
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South Korea ‘Stonewalling’ Iran Attempt to Use Oil Money

Wednesday 27 May 2020
South Korea is holding the largest sum of Iran’s oil money frozen under US pressure and yet it is reportedly stonewalling attempts to repatriate it at a time when the Islamic Republic badly needs the billions of dollars to put its economy in order and fight a new coronavirus outbreak.
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Are US, China Heading To Military Clash?
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Are US, China Heading To Military Clash?

Thursday 28 May 2020
The two powers are racing against each other in the Taiwan case and both do not rule out military confrontation.
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China to Counter Any US Actions over Hong Kong Bill: Ministry
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China to Counter Any US Actions over Hong Kong Bill: Ministry

Friday 29 May 2020
China declared that the country will take any necessary countermeasures if the US insists on interfering in Beijing’s internal affairs and taking action in response to the Hong Kong security bill ratified by China’s parliament on Thursday, Reuters reported.
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China-India Border Tensions: What Are The Causes?
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China-India Border Tensions: What Are The Causes?

Saturday 30 May 2020
The border between the two Asian nations has recently witnessed tensions, after a few years of calm.

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Brazil Now Fourth-Highest Nation in COVID-19 Deaths

Brazil Now Fourth-Highest Nation in COVID-19 Deaths